Part one of three featuring Richard Zimmerman and the Etcetera String Band. Recorded in McComas Hall on the MSU campus by the University Television Center, this video features Mr. Zimmerman's playing and discussion of Southern ragtime arrangements.
Yellow fever--Mississippi.; Diaries.; Dry Grove (Miss.)--History.; Williams family.
Small journal kept by John Calvin Williams during the yellow fever epidemic in Dry Grove, Mississippi, in 1878. According to the note pasted later into the front of the journal, Williams himself died of the fever on October 31, 1878.